Matthew B. Hanson strives to defend his clients in a professional, friendly, and effective manner. Learn more about him and Matthew B. Hanson Law today!
Matthew B. Hanson is the managing partner at Anderson Law, PLLC located in Nampa, Idaho. He has several years of criminal-defense experience. He has represented clients on cases both large and small. Matt was born and raised in the Treasure Valley, and he graduated from Boise State University with a Bachelor of Science degree. He went on to study law at the University of Idaho. While earning his law degree, Matt served as an Editor on the Idaho Law Review and as a member of the National Moot Court Team. At National Moot Court Competition Matt was awarded the prestigious “Best Orator” award. Matt was also a teaching assistant for the Legal Research and Writing Department.
Matt began his criminal law training in the Criminal Division at the Idaho Office of the Attorney General. He went on to gain prosecution experience with the Boise City Attorney. In 2011, Matthew entered private practice as a defense lawyer. Having seen both sides of the criminal justice system, he is passionate about defending the accused and firmly believes that everyone deserves the best possible defense.
Matt is a licensed member of the Idaho State Bar Association. He is also a member of the American Bar Association, the Idaho Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, and the American Immigration Lawyers Association.
In his spare time Matt is an avid cyclist and loves to race his bike. He has competed in the Boise Twilight Criterium for almost a decade. Matt is also passionate about cooking. He regularly competes in Kansas City Barbecue Society contests and is the head pitmaster for Crooked Pigs competition BBQ team.